GOPAL VITTAL

  • Net neutrality: Airtel CEO Gopal Vittal sends email to customers to 'clear the air' about Airtel Zero. Read the full text 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Airtel has been facing a lot of flak over the past weeks for its practices that allegedly violate net neutrality - non-discriminatory access for all to the Internet. Airtel Zero is an open-marketing platform that allows customers to access certain mobile apps for free with charges being borne by...
  • Sibal asks officials to apply mind while imposing penalties September 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Communications and Information Technology Minister Kapil Sibal Wednesday urged officials to apply their minds while imposing fines on operators, failing which such powers may be handed over to the regulator. At a meeting with Sibal, operators raised the issue of the Department of Telecom levying the maximum penalty of...
  • Bharti Airtel says India CEO Sanjay Kapoor to quit January 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Bharti Airtel, India's top mobile phone carrier, said on Tuesday Sanjay Kapoor, its chief executive for India and South Asia, will leave the company on February 28. Gopal Vittal, currently group director of special projects, will take over as the company's India CEO, effective March 1, it said...